Men. Read this. Stop derailing the conversation.

Guys. Read this. #NotAllMen: How Not to Derail Discussions of Women’s Issues via @BadAstronomer

Violence against women is a real issue. Nobody is saying all men are bad. The point is women live in fear of being injured by men. It’s a real problem.

So stop trying to hijack the conversation and start helping.

I’m missing 5,998,000 campus rapes?


It’s International Women’s Day March 8.

I’ve been working on a technology initiative to disrupt rape on college campuses. The numbers are staggering: 1 in 5 daughters, sisters, mothers, aunts are sexually assaulted while attending college in the United States.

So, I just pulled the national statistics from the Justice department by college.

I knew there was an underreporting problem, but that’s a gross understatement. According to the official campus reported statistics, there were about 2,000 sexual assaults nationally out of a population of 56 Million students.

Over 30 Million female coeds and around 2,000 reported. Hmmm? I’ve got some work to do. There appears to be a gap of about 5,998,000 missing reports.

In the interim, Guys…respect women.